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Make time for time off

How to not spend your holidays planning for the new term

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Discover the one-of-a-kind labs at St Columba’s College in Dublin

Where the science labs were scrupulously designed to optimise teaching and learning – and historical beauty

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Teach Chemistry

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Teacher mentoring

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UK Chemistry Olympiad

Find out more about the leading chemistry competition for secondary school students in the UK, including how to enter, supporting resources and FAQs

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Curriculum support

Find out how we can support you in delivering the national curriculum for chemistry and science

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